Monthly Archives: July 2018

It’s now available via #amazon! “Old Boston: As Wild As They Come” On November 16, 1886, four members of the Atlantis Town Company stopped on the Southeast Colorado plains to stake out and establish Boston, Colorado. Frontier newspaperman Sam Konkel joined … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Reading Old Time Newspapers: A Primer

It feels great to find interesting tidbits in old newspapers—for me it has been part of researching my book, for others, it may be finding an obituary, marriage announcement, or other types of notice. But sometimes historical newspapers used abbreviations … Continue reading

Posted in Newspapers, Old Boston, Old West | Tagged | Leave a comment